Otukpo Dam To Be Completed In 2014

Google image of the dam

Google image of the dam

The Director of Dams in the Federal Ministry of Water Resources, Emmanuel Adanu, has assured that construction of the Otukpo multipurpose dam in Benue State with reservoir capacity of about 100 million cubic meters of water, will be completed in 2014.
The dam which will  have a hydro power plant that will generate 3.3 mega watts of electricity upon completion, will also supply portable water to Ado, Ohimini and Otukpo Local Government Areas when completed.
The contract was awarded in 2010 at a cost of N17 billion. 

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